City Council

The Madison City Council is composed of seven elected officials. Five are elected by their districts, and two are elected by the population of Madison as a whole. Council members are elected for four-year terms and have no term limits. The most recent election was in 2015, with terms beginning January 1, 2016.

Find Your District

View the District Map of the City (PDF). The additional pages include a closer view of each of the five areas. If you are having trouble determining which district you are in, please call City Hall at 812-265-8300 or the County Clerks Office at 812-265-8924 for assistance.

Swearing In

Madison City Council Members

Ordinances & Resolutions

Ordinances on first and second reading will be posted in our Archive Center after being introduced at a City Council meeting. These documents are posted as introduced (without amendments) unless otherwise noted.

Revolving Loan Fund Guide

The Final Revolving Loan Fund Guidelines (PDF) has been approved by the City Council Finance Committee and has been submitted to the USDA for their review. If you have questions or comments about this document, please contact us through our social media, or call the mayor's office at 812-265-8300.


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month
  • City Hall Council Chambers
    101 W. Main St.
    Madison, IN 47250

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas and Minutes

Standing Committees of the Common Council:

As approved on Jan. 5, 2016, and Current as of July 22, 2019

Fire and Health: Dan Dattilo, Derma Smith, & Laura Hodges

Harbor, Levies and Parks: Darrell Henderson, Jan Vetrhus, Kathleen Rampy

Traffic: Darrell Henderson, Jan Vetrhus, Derma Smith

Finance: Darrell Henderson, Laura Hodges, Dan Dattilo 

Schools: David Alcorn, Laura Hodges, Kathleen Rampy

New Projects: Jan Vetrhus, David Alcorn, & Kathleen Rampy